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Data from 2009 reveals that students have long struggled with final exams in MCPS math courses.
Advocates for free school breakfast programs say student achievement is linked to the availability of breakfast in schools.
Floyd Starnes remains principal despite complaints from former school employees
The systemwide proposal to provide more central office support to struggling schools begins with a 10-school pilot, according to county schools officials.
The Montgomery County Board of Education meets regularly in Rockville.
The boy's varsity lacrosse teams from Wheaton High School and Northwood High School qualified for the state tournament.
Alix Medor of Northwood High School in Silver Spring was recognized as the Patricia Behring High School History Day Teacher of the Year for Maryland.
Reconstruction work on the school begins this summer
"Students are the largest stakeholders, but we are noticeably underrepresented in making critical decisions" in the school system, said Justin Kim, 18, of Gaithersburg.
A new model for underperforming schools will work to close the county school system's achievement gap, school officials said.
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